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2014 GHSA Annual Meeting
Mapping out the Future:
Highway Safety after MAP-21

Grand Rapids, Michigan | September 6 - 10

Registration | Hotel & Travel | Agenda | Sponsorship | Exhibit

Preliminary Agenda

2014 Annual Meeting Index Page

(subject to change)
Saturday, September 6
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. GHSA Executive Board Meeting
(Board Members only)
Sunday, September 7
*All meetings on Sunday are for State Members only*
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. New Member Orientation
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Regional Meetings
11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Ford Driving Skills for Life Program Update
Town Hall Meeting with Acting NHTSA Administrator
GHSA Business Meeting
12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Exhibits Open
(open to all attendees)
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Welcome Break in Exhibit Hall
(open to all attendees)
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Opening Reception at the Gerald R. Ford Museum
(open to all attendees)
Monday, September 8
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Exhibits Open
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Opening General Session
Featured Speakers
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Morning Break in Exhibit Hall
10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Workshops
1. The Promise of DWI Courts: Changing Lives to Save Lives
2. Naturalistic Driving Study: Concept to Countermeasure
3. Effectively Using your LELs, JOLs and TSRPs
12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Exhibitor Showcase and Buffet Luncheon in Exhibit Hall
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Workshops
4. Crash Reduction Research in Emergency Medical Services
5. Partnering to Stop Distracted Driving
6. New Ideas in Motorcycle Safety
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Afternoon Break in Exhibit Hall
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Grantee Workshop
  Dinner on your own
Tuesday, September 9
7:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Registration
7:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Exhibits Open
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. General Session
Featured Speakers
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Morning Break in Exhibit Hall
10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Workshops
7. Targeting Teen Drivers: Research and Realities
8. Proactive Media Outreach: Marketing the Highway Safety Message
9. Innovative and Effective Alcohol-Impaired Driving
     Enforcement Strategies
12:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Awards Luncheon
2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Workshops
10. Hot Topics in Occupant Protection
11. Driver Education: Research, Assessment and Best Practices
12. Coast-to-Coast Approaches to Pedestrian Safety
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Networking Reception
(Hors d’oeuvres)
Wednesday, September 10
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Workshops
13. Is Your Program Worth It? Selecting the Most Effective
      Countermeasures and Strategies
14. Innovative and Effective Distracted Driving Enforcement
      Strategies: Technology for Enforcement and Prosecution
15. Managing a Highway Safety Office: Tips, Tricks and
      Tools of the Trade
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Morning Break
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Driving Stoned: What Marijuana Legalization Means for Highway Safety
12:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Closing Luncheon and General Session
Featured Speaker
2:00 p.m. Adjourn

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